MAITUM, Sarangani (July 2, 2020) – Mayor Alexander Bryan Reganit releases some of the 441 newly-hatched turtles in celebration of the Philippine Environment Month at the Pawikan Learning Center in Barangay Kiambing on June 30. The celebration coincides with World Environment Day, which is marked on June 5 every year. As of June, the center has released almost 10,000 pawikan hatchlings belonging to the Green Sea and Olive Ridley turtle species making Maitum number one in Sarangani for most numbers of pawikan hatchlings released from the month of January 2020 to June 30. (John James I. Doctor/MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)